Blue-winged Parrotlet

Forpus xanthopterygius - Toui de Spix

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Psittaciformes

  • Family
    :

    Psittacidés

  • Genus
    :

    Forpus

  • Species
    :

    xanthopterygius

Descriptor

von Spix, 1824

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 13 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    :
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Toui de Spix
♂ adult
Toui de Spix
♀ adult

Blue-winged Parrotlet (Forpus xanthopterygius) is a species of bird in the Psittacidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Forpus xanthopterygius xanthopterygius (e Brazil to Paraguay and n Argentina)
  • Forpus xanthopterygius flavescens (se Peru, e Bolivia)
  • Forpus xanthopterygius flavissimus (ne Brazil)

Foreign names

  • Toui de Spix,
  • Cotorrita Aliazul,
  • Tuim,
  • Blauflügel-Sperlingspapagei,
  • kékfarú verébpapagáj,
  • Spix' Muspapegaai,
  • Pappagallino aliblu,
  • Violvingad sparvpapegoja,
  • Grønnbrillet Spurvepapegøye,
  • papagájik modrokrídly,
  • papoušíček modrokřídlý,
  • Blårygget Spurvepapegøje,
  • viheraranen,
  • cotorreta alablava,
  • wróbliczka niebieskoskrzydła,
  • Синекрылый воробьиный попугайчик,
  • ハシブトルリハインコ,
  • 蓝翅鹦哥,
  • 藍翅鸚哥,

Voice song and cries

Toui de Spix
♂ adult

Habitat

Toui de Spix
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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